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PERM case: Approved in 197 days (30 days less than average)
India
23 Jun 2020
EB2
no
approved
06 Jan 2021
197 days
18 Aug 2020
07 Jan 2021
Finally, after a long long wait time with days left for my max out , my perm was approved today. Perm # A20175 Company name starts with I . All the best folks :)


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Users currently watching this case: naren14, mnch1b, AG26JUNE2020, arunfr, ngo9, yogiperm 12 Comments

Posted by immiworries
22 Sep 2020 #1
Hey thanks for the kind words, I do believe that the processing time will go down from this point onwards. You should hear in a month or a month and a half from what I am guessing. Good luck!
Posted by AG26JUNE2020
06 Jan 2021 #2
When is your max out date..??

My PD is 06/26 and my max out date is 01/28/2020...

I am in a race against the time...
Posted by arunfr
06 Jan 2021 #3
My max out should have been 2 months ago. I took tons of vacation over the years that helped me with 3 months recapture time. I have a month left and am going premium for i140 to resolve this issue.

Keep all your experience letters from employers to file i140 immediately.
Posted by AG26JUNE2020
06 Jan 2021 #4
Thanks.. all documents are ready. I hope everything can be filed quickly without any delays specially postal delays.
Posted by ngo9
08 Jan 2021 #5
What was ur max out?
Posted by arunfr
08 Jan 2021 #6
Feb 8
Posted by ngo9
08 Jan 2021 #7
Great
Posted by ngo9
08 Jan 2021 #8
Can you post here if you are able to file extension of h1b in one month left time?
Posted by arunfr
08 Jan 2021 #9
Sure. Its been a roller coaster ride so far and we need to file i140 and extension before max out. I will update my status here
Posted by yogiperm
10 Jan 2021 #10
Looks like you had mentioned days left to max out. are you still in US. if so what are options you have to stay without I-140 approvals. Thanks
Posted by arunfr
11 Jan 2021 #11
I m in USA. I140 to be filed in premium processing and be approved and extension papers should reach USCIS after i140 approval and before my max out day.

One cannot stay in USA beyond h1b max out
1. We need i140 approval and extension filed before max out
2. Extension can be filed for 7th year if your perm was filed in 5th year of H1B and awaiting approval.
Posted by arunfr
22 Jan 2021 #12
I140 is submitted in premium. I am not sure if those 3 inauguration holidays will delay the premium processing time. I will post as soon as my I-140 is approved. Lets hope for the best.

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